By Emma Cayley
Emma Cayley units Chartier within the context of a late-medieval debating weather by using a brand new version of participatory poetics which she phrases the collaborative debating community. it is a dynamic and generative social grouping according to Brian Stock's version of the textual community, in addition to Pierre Bourdieu's sociological different types of field, habitus, and capital. This dialectical version takes account of the socio-cultural context of literary construction, and indicates the essentially aggressive but collaborative nature of late-medieval poetry. Cayley attracts an analogy right here among literary debates and game-playing, enticing with the sport thought of Johan Huizinga and Roger Caillois, and discusses the manuscript context of such literary debates because the materialization of this poetic video game. The collaborative debating group postulated presents targeted insights into the dynamics of late-medieval compositional and studying practices.
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Debate and Dialogue: Alain Chartier in His Cultural Context (Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs) by Emma Cayley